Registered Nurse (RN) Care Coordinator
$5000 sign on bonus for qualified candidates
This essential position requires:
- Registered Nurse (RN Certification) and a minimum Bachelors Level Degree in Nursing. Working in a home-based office capacity (equipment provided).Averaging about 3-4 days per week out in the field.Travel distance for cases and visits within an average 60-80 mile radius.Mandatory training for one week in Hampton Roads area of Virginia. Minimum 1 year nursing experience working with long term and support services populations.Field based care coordination/case management and/or home health experience preferred.
Optima Health Community Care is a Commonwealth Coordinated Care Plus (CCC Plus) Medicaid plan for many older people and those with disabilities. CCC Plus is a Medicaid managed care program through the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS).
With Optima Health Community Care, members benefit from an individualized, fully-integrated program with a state-wide network of providers. As an Optima Health Community employee, you will join a care team committed to providing customized and personalized support and services in the community that our members can count on. Optima Health is a service of Sentara Healthcare, so joining Optima is joining the Sentara Healthcare family.
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Responsible and accountable for the provision and facilitation of comprehensive care coordination services and quality outcomes for patients across the continuum. Promotes effective utilization and monitoring of health services, collaborates and communicates with the healthcare team and patient/caregiver to manage care and transitions. Develops and/or implements a comprehensive care plan based on assessment and evaluation of patient/caregiver needs. Functions in one of the following practice settings: Acute Care, Service Lines, Ambulatory/Community-based, Home Health, and Long Term Care.
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree
Required: Nursing - 3 years
Required: Registered Nurse
Preferred: Basic Life Support
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Service Orientation
BLS (if in a clinical setting). For Integrated Care Management departments, specialty certification required within one year of eligibility (ACM, CCM, CCCTM or RN-BC). For other service lines, certification based on specialty area required within one year of eligibility. 3 years Case Management experience preferred. For those in Behavioral Health - Certification in de-escalation training within 15 days of hire and annually.
Keyword: Registered Nurse, RN, CCC Plus, Care Coordination, Medicaid, Long term care, MLTSS, Case Manager